Presentations/Lectures

Presentations/Lectures

BCCS consultants lecture on a variety of topics related to the leadership challenges that plague urban communities. Lectures are ideal for Black History Month and Kwanzaa celebrations, graduations, rites of passage ceremonies, college programs and community forums. Topics include, but are not limited to:

  • Afro State of Mind: The Politics of Hair, Skin Color, Identity & Self Esteem
  • Words as Weapons: Lesson’s From The Great Debaters
  • Sankofa Leadership: The Importance of Knowing Your History
  • Leadership Challenges for the 21st Century
  • Healing Male/Female Relations
  • Brainwashed: Cultivating Media Literacy
  • Breaking the Cycle of Educational Underachievement
  • Knowledge of Self is Violence Prevention
  • Applying the Nguza Saba (Kwanzaa) Principles to Daily Life
  • Challenging the School to Prison Pipeline

 Presentation Videos

BCCS Consultant Lurie Daniel Favors keynote speaker for the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Incorporated, Epsilon Upsilon Omega Chapter Natural Hair & Healthy Living Expo. The speech explored the intersections of hair, colorism, race, culture and identity – and how they impact the self esteem of Black girls in the classroom and beyond.